AdvoCal, founded in 1983, provides experienced and highly regarded government relations and political consulting, dynamic and efficient professional association management as well as comprehensive business consulting services.
Carl Brakensiek, AdvoCal's founding partner, augments his 35 years of legislative and advocacy experience with his partner, Kacy Wallis' decade of experience in association management. Together with Steve Cattolica's two decades of business experience, AdvoCal provides client-focused, results-oriented services to several statewide associations and a diverse number of corporations, professional societies and trade councils before the State Legislature and various administrative agencies. A unique asset also available to AdvoCal's clients is the services of Mark D. Alcorn, Esq., an attorney specializing in association law.
AdvoCal is driven by the principle that clients should receive more than they expect through experience, leadership, innovation and efficiency. Working closely with its clients, AdvoCal's goal is always to design and execute government relations, association management or business consulting programs that exceed client expectations.
AdvoCal, headquartered in Sacramento, is within short walking distance of the State Capitol, in its own building at the corner of 10th and Q Streets.